This industry includes cell biology, tissue
engineering, agricultural specialist, food processing
chemist, and geneticist (i.e. specializing in
stem cell or gene therapy, etc.). Many of the
technologies brought forth by this industry are
a combination of existing Pharmaceutical or Medical
Device companies, or are the result of the formation
of a new division or company.
This sector is growing at a rate of 35-40% annually
and is currently valued as a $2 billion market.
As an emerging field, it has a projected market
cap of $50 billion in years to come.
Some of the major companies in this field include:
Amgen, Biogen, Genentech, Genzyme, Immunes, and